Swan Hotel - Alton (Hampshire)

High St, Alton (Hampshire), United Kingdom, GU34 1AT  show map
 3 stars
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Swan Hotel - Alton (Hampshire)

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Business center

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

Pets allowed

 Wheelchair access

Overview

Swan is a 3-star hotel offering a modern accommodation not far from Jane Austen's House, Bentley and Gilbert White's House & The Oates Museum. Renovated in 2012, the excellent hotel has welcomed guests since 1300.

The Swan Hotel is 10 minutes' walk from the center of Alton. 27 km to Camberley.

The Swan Hotel can be reached in 35 minutes by car from Southampton airport.

Rooms

The Swan Hotel is a property in Alton that comes with 36 rooms and provides free Wi-Fi, heating, ironing facilities, a dressing area and multi-channel TV. They also have private bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the restaurant every morning. The hotel has a popular restaurant serving contemporary meals. Prezzo - Alton and The Queens at Selborne are situated in a market area, about 50 meters from the venue.

Services

Guests can use car rental services on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   36.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Handicap parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Female traveler room/floor
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Services

  • Room service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Barbeque grills

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Garden furniture
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Swan Hotel - Alton (Hampshire) Alton  location
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Hotel Address:

High St, Alton (Hampshire), United Kingdom, GU34 1AT

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City Center
  • Alton
    1000 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • The Queens at Selborne (cuisine: International)
    100 ft
  • Prezzo - Alton (cuisine: Italian)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    36

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UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAlton (Hampshire)Swan Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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Rooms and availability

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Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
Size: 240 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
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    Ensuite Double Room
    Size: 240 sq. feet
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    • Private bathroom
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      Family Room
      Bed type: 1 Double bed and 1 Sofa bed
      Size: 345 sq. feet
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        Superior Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed
        Size: 240 sq. feet
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Swan Hotel - Alton (Hampshire) Alton  location
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          Hotel Address:

          High St, Alton (Hampshire), United Kingdom, GU34 1AT

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Alton
            1000 ft
          Airports
          • Bus stop
            400 ft
          Restaurants
          • The Queens at Selborne (cuisine: International)
            100 ft
          • Prezzo - Alton (cuisine: Italian)
            200 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2012
          • Number of rooms:
            36

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAlton (Hampshire)Swan Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Market Street Gallery - 400 ft

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 700 ft

          Places of interest

          • Palace Bingo & Social Club - 700 ft
          • National Pony Society - 1000 ft
          • Royal British Legion - 4000 ft

          Amusement

          • Minnesotas Snooker & Social Club - 700 ft
          • Palace Cinema Alton - 1400 ft
          • Palace Leisure Theatre - 1400 ft

          Museums

          • Curtis Museum - 400 ft
          • Allen Gallery - 400 ft
          • Jane Austens House Museum - 1.4 mi

          Local attractions

          • Chawton House Library & Study Centre - 1.5 mi
            Chawton House, Alton
          • Birdworld - 8.3 mi
            Farnham Road, Farnham
          • The Sculpture Park - 8.8 mi
            Jumps Road, Churt
          • Alice Holt Forest - 5.7 mi
            A325 to Woodland Park, Farnham
          • Museum of Farnham - 8.6 mi
            38 West Street, Farnham

          Near the hotel

          • Allen Gallery - 700 ft
            Church Street, Alton

            Restaurants nearby

            • The Queens at Selborne - 100 ft

              Address: High Street
              Phone: 01420 511454

              63% likes this, based on 49 reviews
              Cuisine: International

            • Swan Hotel Restaurant - 200 ft

              Address: High Street
              Phone: 01420 83777

              64% likes this, based on 71 reviews
              Cuisine: English

            • The Balti House - 300 ft

              Address: 9-11 Market Street
              Phone: 01420 549086

              86% likes this, based on 60 reviews
              Cuisine: Indian

            • Prezzo - Alton - 200 ft

              Address: 1 - 2 Market Square
              Phone: +44 (0)1420 85580

              60% likes this, based on 67 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian
              Price Range: USD 3 - USD 63

            • Poppins - 200 ft

              Address: 34b High Street
              Phone: 01420549425

              73% likes this, based on 29 reviews

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of rooms:
              36

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAlton (Hampshire)Swan Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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            Swan Hotel Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Swan Hotel

            Average guest rating

            7.2out of 10
            Very good
            Based on 161 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Older travelers
              8.2

              Very pleasant staff who were very helpful and had a good relationship with the customer. All our needs were satisfied and the inclusive breakfast was varied and there was plenty to eat. The Hotel's parking arrangement with the local authority made it so much easier and trouble free to leave the car at the rear of the Hotel without fear of receiving any parking penalty. I would not class this Hotel as a 'Back Packers' hotel. It was an old English Inn style and therefore not upmarket by the nature of the building but it had character and seemed to be very popular with the local town folk who used the restaurant facilities as non staying guests.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              Even though we arrived very late in the evening we were still told that we could order an evening meal (as long as we were quick to decide!)

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              Friendly, courteous staff; clean spacious single room, comfortable bed, clean bright bathroom, excellent food remarkably good value, fantastic breakfast, bar open late for residents with meals until 10pm.Double glazing kept out road noise. Informal laid-back atmosphere. I went to walk the Hangers Way from Alton to Petersfield. I will certainly go back to this hotel, and recommend it to friends.

              The carpets were not to my taste, but so what? Cancellation policy as stated was draconian but fortunately I did not need to test this in practice.

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              Promt service,friendly welcome.

            • Group of friends
              5.4

              I found the room clean and the staff were as helpful as possible.

              We found the service in the morning slow and had to ask to order breakfast. Our evening meal was over cooked and they did not give us the sauce with meal until we asked for it and then they only brought it for one of the meals.

            • Single
              6.6

              Cheap and cheerful. A little bit tatty in places but clean and good location.

              Could do with sme work - overly squeaky floor boards and worn carpets. Bed comfy though.

            • Older travelers
              7.0

              The Jane AustEn Suite very comfortable marred by poor TV, u/s radio, small bathroom especially wash-basin.

            • Family with children
              7.4

              Friendly people

              noisy main street late at night, but that's hardly the hotel's fault!

            • Family with children
              7.0

              the food was good

              i think it needs updating as there was no sink in the toilet, the cot bed was not very sturdy and the floor was skreaking.

            • Group of friends
              6.6

              The location was great. Alton is a lovely town and the Swan is in keeping. It is very well furnished and spacious. It has a pleasant atmosphere and a nice bar area

              We were told that breakfast was at 7am, but it didn't start till 8 and there was no-one to check us out at 7am.

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              Nice warm reception. Beds beautifully made up with crisp white linen. Food reasonable and reasonably priced.

              Hotel would be more classy without fruit machines in the bar and rather garish signs (could be more subtly written) Bathrooms could have more goodies and not just a bottle of shampoo.

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              Very comfortable - good and happy service - great food

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              Its a really nice hotel with superb breakfasts.The staff are very helpful and charming

            • Group of friends
              7.4

              The Swan was very comfortable and suited our needs.

              It took a long time to book in especially as we were't familier with the practice of holding money on a credit card in case you have extras from the hotel. Having already paid for the rooms it seemed unecessary to put more money on a card just in case and we were told it could take up to 10 days for the money to go back into our account!

            • Single
              7.4

              need much better lighting in room as very dark & dingy

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Swan Hotel - Alton (Hampshire) Alton  location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            High St, Alton (Hampshire), United Kingdom, GU34 1AT

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Alton
              1000 ft
            Airports
            • Bus stop
              400 ft
            Restaurants
            • The Queens at Selborne (cuisine: International)
              100 ft
            • Prezzo - Alton (cuisine: Italian)
              200 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of rooms:
              36

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAlton (Hampshire)Swan Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

            Use Badge